Traceability is the virtue of being traceable – sounds straightforward, doesn’t it? In terms of software testing, traceability refers to linking test cases to their sources. Now, you may ask why is traceability important in an agile development.
Here are the answers.
- In agile software, the requirements of software projects change by 30% or more. So, which tests should be created? How many existing tests needs to be changed? These questions can be easily answered if there is traceability between tests and requirements.